Finasteride prevents hair loss by stopping your body from converting testosterone into DHT. Minoxidil is a vasodilator. When applied to your scalp, it widens the blood vessels, facilitating the flow of blood to hair follicles.
Brand Name :- H-Grow -F
Composition :- Minioxidil 5 % + Finasteride 0.1 % w/v
Packing :- 60 ML
Mrp :- 690
MEDICATION USED FOR
Minoxidil and finasteride are safe to take together.In fact, many studies have been conducted using finasteride and minoxidil together to prevent hair loss while fueling new growth of healthy hair. … Interestingly, this study uses topical finasteride instead of the more common oral finasteride tablets.
For the treatment of symptomatic benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men with an enlarged prostate to improve symptoms, to reduce the risk of acute urinary retention, and to reduce the risk of the need for surgery including transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) and prostatectomy
For prostate cancer prophylaxis.
For the second-line treatment of hirsutism
For the treatment of male pattern hair loss (i.e., androgenetic alopecia), in patients with mild to moderate hair loss of the vertex and anterior mid-scalp area.
MECHANISM OF ACTION
The mechanism by which minoxidil promotes hair growth is not fully understood. Minoxidil is a potassium channel opener, causing hyperpolarization of cell membranes. Theoretically, by widening blood vessels and opening potassium channels, it allows more oxygen, blood, and nutrients to the follicles.